Job Vacancy | Outdoor & Adventure Instructor

Job Vacancy | Outdoor & Adventure Instructor

21 October 2021

Position: Outdoor & Adventure Instructor
Location: Scout Adventures Lochgoilhead
Contract: Permanent. Starting 1st February 2022. Pro Rata February-November, with optional winter extension depending on business levels.
Hours: 40 hours per week.
Salary:  £20,254, pro rata

Join our team!

We have an exciting opportunity to join our fantastic team at Scout Adventures Lochgoilhead!

We're so excited to be opening our doors again at Scout Adventures Lochgoilhead in Spring 2020. We're looking for seven Outdoor & Adventure Instructors who are passionate about outdoor learning to help us deliver amazing adventurous experiences for young people.

Lochgoilhead is nestled at the edge of the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs national park and offers access to some of the best outdoor areas Scotland has to offer.

About the role

At Scout Adventures Lochgoilhead you'll get to work with young people of all ages as well as adults, develop your skills, and be supported to really reach your potential.

We’re experts in adventure, and this role involves delivering adventurous activities to our wide client base as part of a team of instructors. Your work will focus on our key customers of Scouts, schools and DofE but could also stretch into leader training and NGB delivery for those with appropriate qualifications. The role is forward facing and will involve interacting with customers on a daily basis and representing the centre and Scouts Scotland.

What it's like working for us

We're a values-driven, award winning flexible employer. We want Scouts Scotland to be the best place to work and offer a wide range of family and carer friendly benefits to support work/life balance. This includes flexible hours, paid leave for volunteering and public duties, and additional leave for long service. We believe in supporting and developing our people, with a focus on wellbeing and continued personal and professional development.

How to apply

The closing date for applications is Friday 26th November at 9am. Please email your CV and cover letter to hradmin@scouts.scot by the closing date.

Download the applicant information pack

If you’d like to get in touch to have an informal chat about the role, please email Dave.Macleod@scouts.scot.

Interviews

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 6th December. There may be the need for a second interview.